Web Site Instructions

How to Login

Go to http://www.chincoteaguenationip.org/drupal/user

  • Type in your Username and Password
  • Click the Save button

If you forgot your Password click the Request new password.
If you forgot your Username use the Contact Us form and select Website feedback to request your username be sent to you.


How to Upload Photos to a Gallery

After you are logged in you should see a black menu bar just above the About Us link at the top of the page.

  1. Go to Content Management => Create Content => Image
  2. On the Create Image form: Use the Browse button to select the image from your PC in the first field.
  3. Give the image a title in the Image Title field.
  4. Carefully select the gallery you want your photo to appear in from the Image Galleries dropdown. (Note - If the gallery does not exist please use the Contact Us form to have it created by the Nation Chief or the webmaster.  Just tell them which existing gallery to create the new gallery under.)
  5. Write a short image description if you want
  6. Click Save.
  7. Your photo will now appear in the gallery you selected.


How to Create a Story

Stories are pieces of content that are posted to a web section much like a blog.  What happens is the story you create appears at the top of the list of other stories in the web section that you select. 
After you are logged in you should see a black menu bar just above the About Us link at the top of the page.

  1. Go to Content Management => Create Content => Story
  2. On the Create Story form: Enter a title for your story in the Title filed.
  3. Choose where you want the story to appear on the web site by selecting from one of the Web Sections. 
  4. Create your content in the Body field.  This field is a WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) editor.  There a a number of buttons across the top of this field to help you create links and tables, etc...  Hover your mouse over the buttons to get short descriptions of what the buttons do.
  5. If you would like to see what your story will look like click the Preview button.  After doing this you will need to scroll down to the bottom of the page to make changes or the Save the story.
  6. When you are finished creating your content click Save.
  7. Your story will now appear in the web section you selected.